On Tuesday, April 10, 2018, a Governor’s Citation was presented to Sherrod Sturrock, Director of Calvert Marine Museum, for the Calvert Marine Museum, at the Calvert Board of County Commissioners. The citation read:
The State of Maryland
Governor of the State of Maryland, to Calvert Marine Museum,
Be it Known: That on behalf of the citizens of this State, in recognition of the outstanding work being done to collect and preserve the natural history of Southern Maryland through continuous research on the maritime culture that has made the Patuxent River/Chesapeake Bay tidal region one of the crown jewels of our state as a scenic tourism destination, a successful commercial fishing and boating hub and a significant repository for the early history of our country, we are pleased to confer upon you this Governor’s Citation.
Given Under My Hand and the Great Seal of the State of Maryland, This 12th day of March Two Thousand and Eighteen.
Secretary of State
Congratulations to the the Calvert Marine Museum!
Margit Miller / Calvert Beacon